Archive for April 16th, 2017

Extend Temporary Protected Status for eligible Haitians

April 16, 2017
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Extend Temporary Protected Status for eligible Haitians

Miami Herald Editorial Board Change is coming at Haiti and its people at a furious pace: Thursday, the U.N. Security Council voted to end its 13-year peacekeeping operation there. Haiti has a new president, its third democratically elected leader since 2006. The United States has a new president, too, which could affect policy. But...
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AP PHOTOS: Haitians make pilgrimage, pray for better future

April 16, 2017
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AP PHOTOS: Haitians make pilgrimage, pray for better future

Published April 14, 2017 Associated PressA woman stretches out her arms in prayer as balances a stone on her head as a form of penance during a Good Friday ritual, in Ganthier, Haiti, Friday, April 14, 2017. Thousands of Haitians flock to mount Calvaire Miracle with rocks balanced on their heads, to pray and...
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Sri Lankan UN peacekeepers accused of involvement in Haiti child-sex ring

April 16, 2017
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Sri Lankan UN peacekeepers accused of involvement in Haiti child-sex ring

The AP reported United Nations data stating that there were 150 allegations of abuse and exploitation by United Nations personnel in Haiti between 2004 and 2016, out of the worldwide total of almost 2,000, with victimizers also coming from Bangladesh, Brazil, Jordan, Nigeria and Pakistan. These included 300 cases involving children by personnel from...
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La République anti-Esclavagiste de Dessalines, est-elle devenue protectrice des pédophiles, des trafiquants de personnes et d’enfants?

April 16, 2017
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La République anti-Esclavagiste de Dessalines, est-elle devenue protectrice des pédophiles, des trafiquants de personnes et d’enfants?

En effet, lors d’un voyage aux Etats-Unis, des jeunes et des enfants de l’orphelinat Saint-Joseph de Delmas 91 avaient porté plainte contre M. Michael Geilenfeld dénonçant ce...
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Removal of U.N. peacekeepers is a positive action

April 16, 2017
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Removal of U.N. peacekeepers is a positive action

Post Gazette By the Editorial Board The unanimous decision Thursday by the U.N. Security Council to withdraw the U.N. peacekeeping force from Haiti is probably overdue and should be welcomed by the United Nations, by Haiti and by the United States as a large contributor to peacekeeping costs. The U.N. forces, in Haiti since...
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